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Project Management Certification 2.0 by the IAPM

The IAPM is a global association promoting quality and knowledge in project management. Our goal is to provide optimal support to project managers in their work.

In 2018, the standards and methods of the IAPM were recognized by the Procurement Office of the Federal Ministry of the Interior. You can read more about this here.

How well do DevOps and the German work culture get along?

 How well do DevOps and the German work culture get along? 02.09.2019 - In an article on the Heise Online portal, Justin Vaughan-Brown reflects on how well DevOps (a process improvement approach and artificial word from the terms development and IT) fits in with the culture in German companies. In general, it should be noted that DevOps is not always easily compatible with the working culture of Germans. Nevertheless, Justin Vaughan-Brown argues that the effort is worth it. Everywhere one hears meanwhile about the fact that DevOps spreads itself in German enterprises. In Germany, more than a quarter of the IT specialists already work in a DevOps team. This is the conclusion of the State of DevOps report by Puppet. How far DevOps is really applied in German companies, however, there are no studies on this yet. What is certain is that interest in DevOps is growing in Germany. In larger cities there are special Meetup groups almost everywhere. In Stuttgart this group has 1200 members, in Berlin even 2700. Read more »

Certified Junior Agile Project Manager (IAPM)

Following a large number of requests, we have expanded our IAPM certification offerings to include a new certification level: the Certified Junior Agile Project Manager (IAPM). This certification programme is the ‘younger sibling’ of the Cert. Agile Project Manager (IAPM) and serves as a convenient and affordable entry-level certification programme which is perfect for students, entry-level professionals and people who would like to familiarise themselves with Agile project management and be able to impress interviewers when applying for jobs.

The foundation of this certification programme is the Scrum methodology which is explained in our free Agile PM Guide 2.0 which outlines the basics of IAPM project manager certification. You can take the examination through the well-recognized ClassMarker examination system.

Are you interested in achieving this certification level? We have bundled together all the information you need!

IAPM Digital Magazines. Current Topics in Project Management.

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The IAPM publishes project management news that may interest you on the scoop.it social news platform: PM Pearls curated by IAPM
IAPM Flipboard Magazine curated by IAPM
The IAPM operates a digital flipboard magazine featuring interesting project management topics. Read the magazine online or use the Flipboard App to read it on your smartphone.
The IAPM PM Magazine includes articles in English and German.

IAPM Certification

The IAPM’s certifications are internationally recognized and valid. Your decision to obtain IAPM project management certification provides you with verification of your knowledge and - at some of the certification levels - your experience. Read on to find out about the benefits of our certifications.

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